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AA- Registered Nurse **SIGN ON BONUS ELIGIBLE**

Company: Arms Acres
Location: Carmel
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Job Description:

Arms Acres in Carmel, NY is looking for a Registered Nurse to join our nursing team. The Registered Nurse functions as the patient care coordinator by developing adequate means and methods to facilitate implementation of patient care policies and procedures. The RN demonstrates knowledge and competency in the performance of waive testing through training, updated knowledge of the manufacturers' manuals and annual observation of routine work by the supervisor or a delegate.Shift: 5 Days, 3:45PM- 12:15AMSIGN ON BONUS ELIGIBLE, $,5,000 paid in three increments.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Initiates nursing process utilizing the nursing assessment tool on an ongoing basis by planning, coordinating, implementing, and evaluating nursing care based on clinical knowledge, patient's needs and a collection of data
  • Develops and updates treatment plans to address nursing diagnosis and reviews with the multidisciplinary team to provide input for diagnosis, length of stay, and readiness for the next level of care
  • Implements detoxification procedure and delivers appropriate patient care according to withdrawal scale and physicians orders
  • Retrieves orders and administers correct medications per physician's orders and facilitates procedure and policy. Maintains updated knowledge of withdrawal medications and modalities used in addiction treatments
  • Records and reports to appropriate care providers any information that may impact the patient's treatment and/or continuing care and completes medical discharge form
  • Initiates consult(s) (psych, nutritional) when appropriate
  • Assesses patient for readiness for transfer to next level of care
  • Triage to minor injuries and illnesses of patients in coordination with the medical staff and RN Charge Nurse
  • Maintains confidentiality at all times
  • Assumes responsibility for growth and accountability through in-service programs and staff meetings
  • Assists in orientation for new employees and/or serves as preceptor
  • Reports for duty as scheduled and is capable of taking charge after completing charge orientation
  • All information maintained accurately and in compliance in electronic chart
  • Participates in Performance Improvement InitiativesMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: AAS from an accredited institution; a current valid NYS RN License; 1 year of experience in medical surgery, addiction medicine or a related field; current CPR certification; and be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge and experience of alcoholism and chemical addiction and/or mental health experience preferred.EOE AA M/F/Vet/DisabilityBackground checks, pre-employment and drug screenings required

Keywords: Arms Acres, Danbury , AA- Registered Nurse **SIGN ON BONUS ELIGIBLE**, Healthcare , Carmel, Connecticut

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